Moncks Corner: Middle School History: From Adam to Us
Middle School History: From Adam to Us
Teacher: Tina Dunning
Grade Level: 5-8th
Monthly fee: 25.00
Material fee: 33.00 (one-time fee)
Textbook and Supplies Required: From Adam to Us Part 1: Creation to Cathedrals, From Adam to Us Map Book, colored pencils, writing pens.
From Adam to Us gives the picture of what was happening, what was changing, and what was staying the same throughout history in many different corners of the world. Major events provide a framework for understanding the chronology of world history.
We will explore the world’s created wonders and show how they have influenced history and culture. These lessons include the Mediterranean Sea, the Indus Valley, the Potosi Silver Mine of the Andes, the Gobi Desert, and the Cape of Good Hope.
From Adam to Us Part 1: Creation to Cathedrals — This book has seventy-five lessons (5 per unit), which begin in the week of Creation and continue through the time of the cathedrals of the Middle Ages.
The Lessons relate the life and times of some of history most influential personalities including Ramses II, Judas Maccabeus, Johann Sebastian Bach, Queen Victoria, and C. S. Lewis.
We use excerpts from the recommended literature reading to discuss in class.
We will have class discussions, homework assignments, tests, and at least 2 projects.